Keaʻau Man Arrested on Multiple Charges

June 9, 2017, 8:13 AM HST
* Updated June 9, 8:53 AM
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Jason Mattos, 30, of Keaʻau, who was arrested on Monday, June 5, at the Daniel K. Inouye and Route 190 intersection, has been charged for disorderly conduct and promoting a dangerous drug in the third degree.

Witnesses told police they thought they saw a gun in his vehicle, consequently, traffic at the location was diverted for several hours as a perimeter was established to protect the public.

Mattos bail was set at $2,250.00. No firearm was located upon search of the vehicle.

He was unable to post bail; his initial court appearance wasJune 7.

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